• Dr. Kathleen (Kelly) Rein is a bioorganic and natural products chemist with a particular interest in algal toxins, their biosynthesis, metabolism, pharmacology, fate in the environment and endogenous function. These may be cyanobacterial toxins such as the hepatotoxic microcystins or marine dinoflagellate toxins such as the brevetoxins from the Florida Red Tide organism Karenia brevis.

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  • Kathleen Rein


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  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Biophysics
  • Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Education & Educational Research
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences & Ecology
  • Life Sciences & Biomedicine - Other Topics
  • Marine & Freshwater Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology & Pharmacy
  • Plant Sciences
  • Toxicology
  • Zoology
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